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Tracy's Escape by Aaron K. Redshaw
Price: Free! Words: 9,740. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
For a long time I didn’t even want to talk about it, or think about it. Then Dr. Denay said if I wrote down the whole story, I might recover better. Then I could make sense of the fire, and the city disaster, and all those men who were after me. This is how Tracy begins her story, and how her special power labeled her as one of the gifted.
When Thomas Jefferson Dined Alone by Kristine Kathryn Rusch
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,880. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2014 by WMG Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
When Living History Professor Kimber Lawson’s least favorite student brings her a report of Mary Todd Lincoln conducting séances in the White House, Kimber brushes it off. But then more reports come to her attention—of historical figures hearing voices, seeing ghosts and holding séances that had never before been reported—she knows she must investigate.
Invaded by Aliens from Outer Space by Dwayne Phillips
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,380. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Aliens have landed, disrupted our economy, and defeated our military without firing a short. The are not little green men, but they are tiny and completely unexpected.
Kurzgeschichten und Leseproben by Simone Keil
Price: Free! Words: 186,650. Language: German. Published: June 17, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Romance » General
Probierhäppchen und kleine Kabinettstückchen aus der Qindie-Geschichtenküche. Vier Autorinnen geben eine Probe ihrer Kunst und servieren Texthäppchen mit sehr unterschiedlichen Aromen. Es sollte also für jeden Kenner und Genießer etwas dabei sein: Fantastisches und Romantisches, Fantasy und Crime, Steampunk und Thriller … Suchen Sie sich aus, was Ihnen schmeckt.
Çelikkale by Mehmet Kardaş
Price: Free! Words: 3,720. Language: Turkish. Published: June 17, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
Çanakkale Savaşının tüm şiddetiyle yaşandığı alternatif bir tarihte, Osmanlı savunmasını kırmak isteyen düşman yeni bir silahla saldırıya geçer.
Scions of the Aegean C, Descent into the Wilds by Terry L. Craig
Series: SCIONS of the Aegean C, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 73,570. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2014 by Wild Flower Press, Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Christian » Futuristic
The spacecraft named "Aegean C" crashed on an unknown planet a century ago. Descendents of those who survived live on using a fascinating mix of old-world tech and secret recipes. Attempts to end clashes of culture and power struggles have resulted in a society where few, if any, feel truly free. Will the Fifth Generation see a return of the unrest that nearly ended the colony years ago?
Northern Exposure: Episode Five by Luken Du Pont
Price: Free! Words: 6,000. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
Raised in a little fishing town, Cairo Goodridge instead opts for a bigger brighter future in the concrete jungle, New York City. Success surrounds him, but all good things have to come to an end. After the cruel hand of mother nature brings destruction and desolation to his new home. He is forced to survive in the new untamed twisted city, were being human just doesn't cut it any more!
Back Again (The Short Story) by Susan May
Price: Free! Words: 31,810. Language: American English. Published: June 17, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories(5.00 from 5 reviews)
Between life and death lies fate. COULD YOU WATCH A LOVED ONE DIE TO SAVE THEIR LIFE? "Dawn had lost count of the number of times she’d lived through this. Every time it hurt as much as the time before. Eventually, she thought that she must become immune to the events, and that her heart wouldn’t shatter into a thousand, million pieces— But it always did."
Mad Scientist Journal: Spring 2014 by Dawn Vogel & Jeremy Zimmerman
Series: Mad Scientist Journal, Book 9. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 49,620. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2014 by DefCon One Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
The unicorn apocalypse, self-propelled time-travel, pharmaceutical rocket fuel, and cloned steampunk boy bands. These are but some of the strange tales to be found in this book. Mad Scientist Journal: Spring 2014 collects three month's worth of essays from the fictional worlds of mad science.
The Wreck Of The Edmund Fitzgerald - A Short Story by T. M. Bilderback
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,540. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
The crew of a two-hundred-foot fishing vessel encounter something while fishing in the Pacific. Something big.
Castles Made of Sand by E.S. Dallaire
Price: Free! Words: 7,950. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias(3.00 from 1 review)
This is a short piece of philosophic/speculative fiction exploring ideas of the mind and artificial intelligence. There is a lot that could be expanded on in this piece, and the characters could be fleshed out. But I haven't decided where I want to go with it yet. In the mean time here it is for people who like thought provoking concepts.
Short Time by Syrus Durham
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 86,900. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General, Fiction » Science fiction » General(5.00 from 3 reviews)
In 27.6 hours, Suzanne Sawyer will cease to exist. She has relentlessly pushed her scientific research team toward the goal of miniaturizing organic matter. When a computer glitch traps her inside the reduction chamber, the exposure causes her to shrink 2.5 inches every hour. As the lab and its occupants loom larger, her investigation reveals it wasn’t an accident. Someone wanted her to disappear.
Stardogs by Dave Freer
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 120,500. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Revolution rises! The Interstellar Empire of Man was built on the enslavement of the gentle Stardogs, companions and Theta-space transporters of the vanished Denaari Dominion. But the Stardogs that humans found can't go home to breed, and are slowly dying out. As the ruthless Empire collapses from its rotten core outward, an Imperial barge is trapped on top of a dying Stardog when an attempted
A Tick Tock Heart by David Vernon
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 35,810. Language: Australian English. Published: June 16, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author(4.67 from 3 reviews)
Twenty-two award-winning short stories from the 'Stringybark Future Times Award' will propel you into a world beyond 2020. These stories will delight and intrigue you in this anthology of clever tales from Australian and international authors.
Survival by Rhonda Hopkins
Series: Survival, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,220. Language: American English. Published: June 16, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic(4.00 from 2 reviews)
When Sarah escapes from her brutal abductors, she promises to return to rescue her twin sister, but with the dead walking the earth she is forced to rely on a coworker who made her work life hell for years. With her coworker weakened by cancer treatments, her sister still imprisoned, and the dead looking for an easy meal, Sarah’s only plan, if she can pull it off, is Survival.
Adam's Point: Book III Legacy Series by Elena Dorothy Bowman
Price: $6.50 USD. Words: 60,910. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2014 by Write Words Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
Any paranormal fan will enjoy...The talented author, Elena Dorothy Bowman, has created a world unlike any other with this tale and you will want to read the first book The House on the Bluff also to enjoy the beginning of the experience. I'm pleased to recommend this book as something different in reading and definitely worth the time. Enjoy. I really did." —Anne K. Edwards
Tra-Con-Per-Ski! by H. M. Reynolds
Price: Free! Words: 17,370. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction(3.00 from 1 review)
This is a sampler of four of my short stories. Please leave a review if you like it. If you like them, I have other books available online. These include: The Eight Hour Hell - a paranormal action thriller Emergency Protocol Nine - a collection of science fiction, fantasy and horror short stories Ecocide - an ecological sci-fi thriller
H.E.R.O. - Summoned by Kevin Rau
Series: H.E.R.O., Book 18. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 102,730. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
This action-packed novel involves robots, aliens, and supervillains as they steal weapons ... and more ... from the remains of a crashed starship in Metrocity. The heroes of the city must work together to stop the invaders ... and to recover one of their own. The 18th of the long-running H.E.R.O. series of novels.
Extradition Chit by Sean Monaghan
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,250. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2014 by Triple V Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Mason Reid's running transport on Dewent, helping Jean and Abe go visit Abe's grandparents. Gareth and Lesley Coites are not who they seem though. The situation slips quickly out of Mason's hands. An Expansion Space story by Sean Monaghan, author of Gravity Interference.